from Breakingviews:

Dash from emerging to developed markets hits new risks

July 11, 2013

By Ian Campbell

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Edward Hadas:

Get used to zombie economics

By Edward Hadas
July 10, 2013

Zombies are neither really alive nor fully dead. Moviegoers know that, but the idea is also useful in demographics and economics. Although economic zombification receives little attention, its effects could be as important as monetary policy, fiscal deficits and structural reforms.

from Breakingviews:

Japan’s dealmakers deflated by Abe’s arrows

July 9, 2013

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Japan index: markets put speed bump in Abe’s path

July 9, 2013

By Andy  Mukherjee

(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own)

from Expert Zone:

Chinese general warns India even as Antony visits Beijing

By C. Uday Bhaskar
July 5, 2013

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters)

India’s Defence Minister A. K. Antony is in Beijing on an official visit and a provocative curtain-raiser was provided by a retired major general of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) who cautioned India not to “provoke new problems and increase military deployments at the border area and stir up new trouble.”

from Breakingviews:

Asia’s pain unevenly spread as China slows

June 25, 2013

By John Foley

(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own)

from MacroScope:

G8 — plenty to worry about

By Mike Peacock
June 17, 2013

The week kicks off with a G8 leaders’ summit in Northern Ireland. Syria will dominate the gathering and the British agenda on tax avoidance is likely to be long on rhetoric, short on binding specifics.

from MacroScope:

A week to reckon with

By Mike Peacock
June 14, 2013

The week kicks off with a G8 leaders’ summit in Northern Ireland. Syria will dominate the gathering and the British agenda on tax avoidance is likely to be long on rhetoric, short on specifics. But for the markets, this meeting could still yield some big news. For a start, Japanese prime minister Abe is there – the man who has launched one of the most aggressive stimulus drives in history yet has already seen the yen climb back to the level it held before he started. Abe will also speak in London and Warsaw during the week.

from Breakingviews:

Market jitters could crush Japan’s inflation drive

June 13, 2013

By Andy Mukherjee

(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own)

from Breakingviews:

Deflation flu could leave Asia feeling very sick

June 12, 2013

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.